The dramatic reversals this month of anti-gay laws in Indiana and Arkansas may offer a path for the pro-abortion-rights movement. The lesson from the LGBT community is clear: Find new allies and make noise. Lots more noise.
Molly Selvin served as a staff member of the Los Angeles Times editorial board for almost twenty years. Selvin now serves as Assistant Director of the Leadership Academy for Development at Stanford after a long academic career working as Associate Dean and an Adjunct Professor at Southwestern Law School, and Interim Dean of the Frederick S. Pardee Rand Graduate School. In 2012, received the Research Fellowship at the Stanford Center on the Legal Profession.